Quotes of Can't

  1. In our story logic which we're making up, if we're saying he's alive, then like a quadriplegic who's in bed he can move his head and shoulders, but he can't move his arms. If he could just turn on that power to his legs and arms, the nerves could get through and he could walk. – John Badham
  2. The world intrudes in my brain daily. Since my brain is dripping with all kinds of stuff that's out there in the world, that I can't seem to be able to shut out, it has to end up being in my work as well. – Eric Bogosian
  3. Even now I can't trust life. It did too many awful things to me as a kid. – Clara Bow
  4. You know a lot of times you'll find girls in a club are jaded to the other girls in the club. There's a nasty vibe between the chicks in the club. It's like a pretty girl can't look at another pretty girl and say Wow she's pretty. – Willa Ford
  5. We can't allow multinational oil companies boasting of record profits to gouge consumers... We must do what we can to fix this problem. – Stephanie Herseth
  6. There are few things that you can't do as long as you are willing to apply yourself. – Greg LeMond
  7. There is probably a perverse pride in my administration... that we were going to do the right thing, even if short -term it was unpopular. And I think anybody who's occupied this office has to remember that success is determined by an intersection in policy and politics and that you can't be neglecting of marketing and P. R. and public opinion. – Barack Obama
  8. If I can't be beautiful, I want to be invisible. – Chuck Palahniuk
  9. There are a lot of young players here right now, and these guys are going to eventually learn as they go. Next year we can't use that as an excuse that we had so many young players on the team. – Jerry Rice
  10. I feel angry that I can't be hypnotized. I'm not putting it down, and I'm not saying that it doesn't exist. I have talked to a great many people who are very good at it, but so far nobody has ever been able to hypnotize me. – Theodore Sturgeon
  11. I just can't wait to get out there on stage. There's no anxiety at all. I love being able to take this journey with the audience, because we all have a ball with it- even if we're crying. – Loretta Swit
  12. It's plain hokum. If you can't convince 'em, confuse 'em. It's an old political trick. But this time it won't work. – Harry S. Truman
  13. Baseball is almost the only orderly thing in a very unorderly world. If you get three strikes, even the best lawyer in the world can't get you off. – Bill Veeck
  14. If we can't stamp out literature in the country, we can at least stop its being brought in from outside. – Evelyn Waugh
  15. I think the producers, for the most part, don't want to see prices skyrocket because that will only create problems for them down the road and would also be a, you know, would be a very serious shock for a world economy that can't afford serious shocks right now. – Daniel Yergin

Usage examples for Can't

  1. I can't see where you get them. – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  2. Can't we do it now?" – The Pursuit of the House-Boat by John Kendrick Bangs
  3. Can't I say, 'Thank you'? – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  4. Can't be- yes, they are! – The Blind Lion of the Congo by Elliott Whitney
  5. " How d'you know we can't – Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories by Rex Beach
  6. I say I can't – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  7. I can't see the use. – On With Torchy by Sewell Ford
  8. You- you can't mean it." – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  9. Yes: you think I can't but I can. – You-Never-Can-Tell by Shaw, Bernard
  10. I can't do it, I'll never do it! – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  11. You can't you know. – An Alabaster Box by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  12. No, I can't say that I'm for Altacoola. – A Gentleman from Mississippi by Thomas A. Wise
  13. You can't really mean that?" – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  14. Why can't you come? – Three Plays by Padraic Colum
  15. When I go back home, you know, I can't have it. – A Spinner in the Sun by Myrtle Reed
  16. Yes- because you can't help it. – The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846 by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett
  17. She can't come yet. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  18. You can't 'elp it." – Adventures of Bindle by Herbert George Jenkins
  19. Can't you hear me speak, Ulenspiegel? – The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the land of Flanders and elsewhere by Charles de Coster
  20. " Can't we do anything? – With Haig on the Somme by D. H. Parry